In a class of 50 students, 18 take music, take art and 2 take both art and music

In a class of 50 students, 18 take music, 26 take art and 2 take both art and music. How many students in the class are not enrolled in either music or art?
(a) 6
(b) 8
(c) 16
(d) 24

Anurag Mishra Professor Asked on 2nd March 2016 in Reasoning Questions.
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    Answer: (b) 8

    Explanation:-
    According to the question look at the below benn diagram, 

    RE: In a class of 50 students, 18 take music, take art and 2 take both art and music


    Then, the number of students who are not enrolled in either music or art = 50 – (16 + 2 + 24)
     = 50 – 42
     = 8 

    Hence, the correct answer is option (b) 8. 

    Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 2nd March 2016.
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